Media Coverage: Clinical Trials Day 2022

25 May 2022

In conjunction with Clinical Trials Day on 20 May 2022, The Straits Times and Channel NewsAsia featured articles which raised public awareness on clinical trials.

The Straits Times (23 May) carried a full page feature on three clinical trials in the areas of diabetes, infections and cancer by public and private healthcare investigators in Singapore. Healthy volunteers and patients who had undergone clinical trials were also featured, highlighting that trials are not simply a last resort option. Click here to read The Straits Times article.

Channel NewsAsia (25 May) featured a commentary by CEO, CRIS and Executive Director, SCRI Dr Danny Soon, who discussed why conducting clinical trials locally allow patients in Singapore early access to revolutionary therapies and help derive economic benefit from our research investments. Read the commentary here.